Bulletin of the Technical Committee on


June 2006 Vol. 29 No. 2   IEEE Computer Society


Letter from the Editor-in-Chief   David Lomet 1
Letter from the TCDE Nominating Committee   Betty Salzberg, David Lomet, Erich Neuhold 2
Letter from the Special Issue Editor   Nick Koudas 3

Special Issue on Data Quality

Collective Entity Resolution In Relational Data   Indrajit Bhattacharya, Lise Getoor 4
Generic Entity Resolution in the SERF Project   Omar Benjelloun, Hector Garcia-Molina,  
    Hideki Kawai, Tait Eliott Larson, David Menestrina, Qi Su, Sutthipong Thavisomboon, Jennifer Widom 13
Data Fusion in Three Steps: Resolving Schema, Tuple, and Value Inconsistencies    
    Felix Naumann, Alexander Bilke, Jens Bleiholder, Melanie Weis 21
Contributions to Quality-Aware Online Query Processing   Laure Berti-Equille 32
Database Exploration Using Database Dynamics   Tamraparni Dasu, Theodore Johnson, Amit Marathe 43
Data Debugger: An Operator-Centric Approach for Data Quality Solutions    
    Surajit Chaudhuri, Venkatesh Ganti, Raghav Kaushik 60
Structure-aware XML Object Identification   Diego Milano, Monica Scannapieco, Tiziana Catarci 67

Announcements and Notices

VLDB 2006 Call for Participation   backcover